The 15th case of the infection in the U.S. is one of the evacuees at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas, according to the CDC.
The patient has been under federal quarantine since arriving in the U.S. from China. The person has been isolated and is receiving medical care at a hospital.
This is the first case of the coronavirus confirmed in Texas. Eight cases have been confirmed in California, one in Massachusetts, one in Washington state, one in Arizona, two in Illinois and one in Wisconsin.
According to the CDC, more than 600 people evacuated from Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, remain quarantined in the US.